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Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423) vs Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia XA1 Plus vs Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix XSony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)06Points
Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)
5.5"
IPS

1080x1920

23
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3430
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
24PointsAsus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)Compare Sony Xperia XA1 Plus X
Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
6.59"
AMOLED

1080x2340

64
MP

24mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

6000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)6 Advantages Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)vsROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)24 Advantages Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+189 grams (6.62 ounces)27%
Lighter
vs240 grams (8.4 ounces)
+8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)13%
Thinner
vs9.85 millimeters (0.39 inches)
+401 PPI3%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs391 PPI
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
2.3GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.84GHz 64bit Octa-Core32%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR3vs+8GB LPDDR5167%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (24GB available)vs+256GB (225GB available)8 times
More internal storage for applications and files
TFT IPS LCDvs+AMOLEDAdvantage
AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
16 millionvs+1 billion62 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1080x2340 pixels22%
Higher resolution screen
5.5"vs+6.59"20%
Larger screen
(back) 23MPvs+(triple camera) 64MP + 13MP + 5MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
HDR photo/video only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
1/2.3" inchesvs+1/1.72" inches34%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)11%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 8MPvs+(front) 24MP198%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+8K UHD (7680x4320)15 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Android 7.0 Nougatvs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
4G+ LTE-Avs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 5000 Mbps16 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (under display)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3430 mAhvs+6000 mAh75%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOvs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
4.2 + A2DPvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorvs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.

20 Common items in both devices
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
Capacitive
Multitouch
+13 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
ModelXperia XA1 Plus (G3423)ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
Other model namesSony Xperia XA1 Plus Single-Sim G3423, Sony SM11LAsus ROG Phone 3 ZS661KS Strix edition (8GB RAM)
Country or region availableCanadaUSA
Canada, USA
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSonyAsus
Release date9/21/20177/22/2020
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)9.85 millimeters (0.39 inches)
Size (width x height)75 x 155 millimeters (2.95 x 6.1 in)78 x 171 millimeters (3.07 x 6.73 in)
Weight189 grams (6.62 ounces)240 grams (8.4 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
System versionAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6757 Helio P20 (16nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 (SM8250) (7nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.3GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.6GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84GHz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42GHz Triple-Core Kryo 585
1.8GHz Quad-Core Kryo 585
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T880 MP2 900MhzQualcomm Adreno 650 (250-587MHz)
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
RAM memory3GB LPDDR38GB LPDDR5
Internal storage32GB (24GB available)256GB (225GB available)
UFS 3.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported

📲 Display

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDAMOLED
Screen size5.5" inches6.59" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~79.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x2340 pixels (19.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)401 PPI391 PPI
Colors16 million1 billion
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4Gorilla Glass 6
Refresh ratefeature not registered144Hz
Display featuresfeature not registered650nits[typ]
HDR10+

📶 Mobile networks

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps5000/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 700/850/1700/1900/2600 (Bands 2,4,5,7,12,13,17,28,29,66)LTE Cat20 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSA/NSA (41, 77, 78, 79)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
Back camera (main camera)23 megapixels(triple camera)
64 megapixels
13MP ultrawidef/2.4125°11mm
5MP macrof/2.0
Main camera resolution5520x4144 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps8K UHD (7680x4320) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length24mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/1.72" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels24 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels5632x4224 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length23mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/4" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.9µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gesture
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3430 mAh6000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging30W Fast battery charging
10W Reverse charging USB between devices
Quick Charge 3/4
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Talk time autonomy22 hoursfeature not registered
Standby781 hours (32.5 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black, Gold, Pink, Blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum frame
- LED notification
- Fast battery charging
- Pump Express+ 2.0
- Exmor RS IMX-300 main camera
- Exmor RS IMX-219 front camera
- WiFi Miracast
- Colors: Black glare
- ROG UI (Republic Of Gamers)
- Always-On display
- DTS:X stereo speakers (2 amplifiers)
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- AeroActive Cooler 3

☢️ Radiation rate

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (G3423)Asus ROG Phone 3 Strix (256GB/8GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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